Gemstone Painting

This is a recent acrylic painting called "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds". It is 12 in x 16 in on a thick 2 in canvas. Acrylic, gemstones and assorted Czech glass beads. Lucy's face is encrusted with a 1.28ct Sphene from Madagascar, a .60ct Columbian Emerald, 3 small heart shaped emeralds, 2 small diamond cut emeralds, 2 small transparent emerald cabochons, an impressive 5.93 carat dusky blue Sapphire on her left eye, and a gorgeous 6 ray blue star Sapphire on her right eye. The sky contains 6 pretty little Australian opal cabs, 2 big Ametrines, A large fancy cut Citrine, a heart shaped Prenhite, 3 watermelon Tourmaline crystals, 15.50cts of tiny faceted lavender pink Rhodolite Garnets, and 10.35cts of rough pink Spinel from Tanzania. Plus an assortment of Tigers Eye, Aquamarine, fresh water pearl & Czech glass beads. It definitely sparkles like a diamond!

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